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I have an apache server that I'd like to configure to behave differently when the request method is OPTIONS. This is a static site so doing it in a scripting language isn't possible. In my case when the request method is OPTIONS I'd like apache to simply return the standard response headers but skip the body altogether. Is such a thing possible via the .htaccess?

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I achieved this by using mod_rewrite and creating an empty blank.html file:

<Limit OPTIONS>
  RewriteRule ^(.*)$ blank.html [QSA,L]
</Limit>
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