Majorly mungged drive

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http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Something got my F 17 installation on my desktop mangled. I've decided to reinstall F 17 (Avoiding all of the issues I've read about with F 18's partitioning.) However, before doing that, I booted from a LiveCD and used Gparted to get rid of a small, redundant partition. Then, I folded it into /dev/sda3, AKA /home. Alas, the program hung. Gparted on the LiveCD can't understand it and doesn't have what's needed, so I downloaded, burned and ran a Gparted LiveCD. It can't fix it either. I tried fsck from a terminal, but it says that the partition has a bad superblock. Probably, I could fi (HowTos)