My Raspberry Pi just got a whole lot *sweeter*.
While attending JavaOne this year, Oracle announced that the Raspberry Pi foundation would soon start shipping the Oracle JDK/JVM (Java) baked into the Raspbian distribution.
Here was the official announcement on raspberrypi.org:
And a day later new images were posted for download that include Oracle Java SE fully "baked in".
You can download the latest Raspian image that includes Oracle Java SE 7 here:
Here is a slide (photo) from the JavaOne Community Keynote where this was announced.
Its a real treat to flash and boot up a fresh Raspberry Pi (Raspbian) image and Java be there without requiring additional steps to install it.
Java SE 8 - Developer Preview
If you prefer to install the JDK8 developer preview/early access version, please see this page:
Install Oracle Java SE8 (Milestone 8) Developer Preview (JDK)