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You can use the EnableSsh method to enable the Secure Shell (SSH) service for a single node. This method does not affect the cluster-wide SSH timeout duration, and does not exempt the node from having SSH disabled by the global SSH timeout.

Note SolidFire Enterprise SDS does not support this method. If you use this method on a SolidFire eSDS system, the method will return an error.


This method has no input parameter.

Return value

This method has the following return value:

Name Description Type


The status of the SSH service for this node.


Request example

Requests for this method are similar to the following example:

  "method": "EnableSsh",
  "params": {
  "id" : 1

Response example

This method returns a response similar to the following example:

  "id" : 1,
  "result" : {"enabled": true}