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NETCONF error: "ssh: connect to host ... Connection refused" on default port

Condition

You ran a command like this:

$ ssh vyatta@192.168.252.183 -s netconf

And you see an error like this:

ssh: connect to host 192.168.252.183 port 22: Connection refused

Cause

You ran an SSH command, but SSH is not configured for the default port.

Remedy

Configure SSH as appropriate.
set service ssh port 22