http://www.perlmonks.org?node_id=245530
Anonymous Monk has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

Hi I'm only 12, and maybe I'm overlooking something. I uninstalled visual basic on my linux computer and finally got to install Perl. But about 3 minutes into the installation my computer shat flames (really) and now I can't restart it!!! Please help!!!! PLEASE!