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OS: Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit

I'm in a bit of a serious bind here. I was trying to get my webcam working, so I installed gstreamer and then was installing cheese to test it. But in doing so, something got screwed up with libc6.

Now I'm trying to run:

sudo apt-get -f install

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Correcting dependencies... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  linux-headers-3.5.0-23-generic linux-headers-3.5.0-23
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
The following extra packages will be installed:
  locales
The following packages will be upgraded:
  locales
1 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1470 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0 B/3,846 kB of archives.
After this operation, 6,733 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
WARNING: The following packages cannot be authenticated!
  locales
Install these packages without verification [y/N]? y
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of locales:
 libc6 (2.17-7) breaks locales (<< 2.17) and is installed.
  Version of locales to be configured is 2.13+git20120306-3.
dpkg: error processing locales (--configure):
 dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
No apport report written because the error message indicates its a followup error from a previous failure.
                          Errors were encountered while processing:
 locales
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

If I try

sudo apt-get upgrade

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these.
The following packages have unmet dependencies:
 libc6 : Breaks: locales (< 2.17)
E: Unmet dependencies. Try using -f.

I'm stumped. Any ideas?

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