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Re: [opensuse] setting up ssh
On 08/09/2018 10:26 PM, Patrick Shanahan wrote:
* George from the tribe <tech@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> [08-09-18 23:25]:
On 08/09/2018 02:00 PM, Patrick Shanahan wrote:
* George from the tribe <tech@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> [08-09-18 14:53]:
So I just finished installing Leap 15.0 on my laptop. Nice. So far things
look good.

One question - how do I get port 22 to open on startup as well as get the
sshd service to run on startup?

On previous versions of opensuse, I went into
# /etc/sysconfig/SuSEfirewall2

and changed the appropriate line to

Then I typed in insserv sshd as root and that set it up to always run.

As things are now, in order to rsync my computers over ssh, I have to
manually open port 22 in the firewall editor and run
# systemctl start sshd.service

I have to repeat that whenever I reboot the machine.

are you running SuSEfirewall2 or firewalld?

looks like I am running firewalld, and not SuSEfirewall2

then making changes to SuSEfirewall2 doesn't work. make the changes to

Thanks, got it working now with firewalld commands!

Box: 42.3 | KDE Plasma 5.8 | AMD Phenom IIX4 | 64 | 32GB
Laptop #1: TW | Plasma 5.13 | AMD FX 7TH GEN | 64 | 32GB
Laptop #2: 15.0 | KDE Plasma 5.8 | Core i5 | 64 | 8GB

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