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how to read netgear.cfg from a WGR614 wireless router

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basically, i have my netgear.cfg backup file made from within the wireless router... need to read it in plaintext and be able to edit it to shoot it back in as a restore.

router:
netgear wireless router WGR614 version 4, firmware Version 3.37 Oct 17 2003

i have easy access to windows and debian linux if that helps.

i've tried 'byteswap' on linux from here: http://www.gfdl.noaa.gov/products/vis/utilities/GFDL_VG_Utilities.html#byteswap

but even specifying the correct infile/outfile, the outfile is exactly the same as the infile.  tried word offset 2, 4, and 8... tho 8 errors out.

cfg file size is exactly 31,652

any ideas?

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