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Each time I execute apt-get install (e.g. gzip) I get the problems of kind:

Depends: <some_package> but is not going to be installed
Depends: <some_package> but is not installable

For each package I try to install!

What could be a problem?

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Have you updated your repos (and upgraded the system)? That's to be sure the system is seeing the updated package listings. $ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade – nerdwaller Nov 15 '12 at 16:36
    
Take a look at this. They talk about it linuxforums.org/forum/debian-linux/… – a_maar Nov 15 '12 at 17:04

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