Oracle announces plans to have early access (EA) builds of JDK for Linux ARM hard float ABI by end of 2012 in a Twitter post.
Oracle announces EA builds for Linux ARM hard float ABI will be available by the end of the year. #javaonebrasil— Java (@java) December 4, 2012
This is great news for Java programmers on the Raspberry Pi! See this earlier post on JVM benchmarks using the current Oracle JDK for soft-float.