SSH Daemon not running

David Landgren david at
Wed Aug 27 10:05:33 PDT 2003

kaging at wrote:

> After a standard install of 4.7 the ssh daemon isn't running
> even though it shows enabled in rc.conf, could it be
> something else I'm missing. It was my understading that ssh
> got installed by default. I did go into /etc/ssh/sshd_config
> and made sure I uncommented the port 22, etc. but still no
> help. I tried reinstalling just to make sure I didn't
> accidentally mess something up but the same thing keeps
> happening. Can someone please point me in the right
> direction?

Does it start if you run /usr/sbin/sshd manually? Are any error 
messages recorded in /var/log/security or /var/log/messages?


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