Does nftables support SCTP chunk-type?

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  • Does NFTABLES support sctp chunk-type?
  • We would like to know whether nft command in RHEL8 supports the configuration of SCTP Chunk Type?
  • We used to use the following iptables rule on RHEL6:
iptables -A INPUT -p sctp -m sctp --chunk-types any INIT -j ACCEPT


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2
  • nftables firewall
  • SCTP (Streaming Control Transmission Protocol)

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