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I vimed into

/etc/ssh/sshd_config

I edited

#Port 22

to

#Port 922

After I restarted httpd.

service httpd restart

However, ssh still only works on -p22.

How do I edit the ssh config file to change the ssh port?

2

Remove the comment marker (#) before the statement.

Port 922

and you have to restart sshd, not httpd.

sudo systemctl restart sshd
  • Thanks. How do I restart ssh. I was restarting httpd asuming that would cascade into ssh. – seamus Jun 27 '18 at 6:54
  • [root@fedora-e1 ~]# service ssh restart Redirecting to /bin/systemctl restart ssh.service Failed to restart ssh.service: Unit ssh.service not found. – seamus Jun 27 '18 at 6:54
  • Why should this cascade from httpd to ssh? Try ˋsshdˋ or check with ˋsystemctl | grep sshˋ to find the correct name. – Sven Jun 27 '18 at 7:22
0

Had to edit the /etc/ssh/sshd_config file, but also had to:

semanage port -a -t ssh_port_t -p tcp 922

In order to get semanage

dnf install policycoreutils-python-utils

Then restart sshd

systemctl reload sshd.service

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