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Apparentally i hold broken files(Debian Wheezy)

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Posted 04 October 2015 - 04:22 PM

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
or been moved out of Incoming.
The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:
 libgtk2.0-0:i386 : Depends: libcups2:i386 (>= 1.4.0) but it is not going to be installed
                    Depends: libgssapi-krb5-2:i386 (>= 1.6.dfsg.2) but it is not going to be installed
                    Depends: libk5crypto3:i386 (>= 1.6.dfsg.2) but it is not going to be installed
                    Depends: libkrb5-3:i386 (>= 1.6.dfsg.2) but it is not going to be installed
                    Recommends: hicolor-icon-theme:i386 but it is not installable
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.

There are a helluva lot of 32 bit libraries i need aswell but i cannot install them for an unknown reason. Synaptic says they are all good so i am confused...

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Posted 04 October 2015 - 05:51 PM

Synaptic says they are all good

Is this using the Fix Broken Packages option in Synaptic?

Please post the output of
cat /etc/apt/sources.list

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