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I can't install Library for RMagick because of the following dependency problem

igor@TIV-M:~$ uname -a
Linux TIV-M 3.0.0-17-generic-pae #30-Ubuntu SMP Thu Mar 8 17:53:35 UTC 2012 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

igor@TIV-M:~$ sudo apt-get install imagemagick libmagickwand-dev
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
imagemagick is already the newest version.
imagemagick set to manually installed.
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:
 libmagickwand-dev : Depends: libmagickcore-dev (= 8:6.6.0.4-3ubuntu1) but it is not going to be installed
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.

igor@TIV-M:~$ sudo apt-get install libmagickwand-dev
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:
 libmagickwand-dev : Depends: libmagickcore-dev (= 8:6.6.0.4-3ubuntu1) but it is not going to be installed
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.

igor@TIV-M:~$ sudo apt-get install libmagickcore-dev
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:
 libmagickcore-dev : Depends: librsvg2-dev but it is not going to be installed
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
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I have the same problem on Ubuntu 10.04 –  Mateng Feb 27 '13 at 9:17
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