If you make changes to the ssh-socks-proxy-config.xml configuration file, you can take the changes in use by reconfiguring the SOCKS Proxy. Existing connections will stay open using the old settings and new connections will use the reconfigured settings.
Under USS, take a new SOCKS Proxy configuration in use by executing the following command:
> /usr/lpp/ssh2/sbin/ssh-socks-proxy --reconfig
Under MVS, when you are running the SOCKS Proxy as a started task, take a new SOCKS Proxy configuration in use with the following command: