I would like to see FreeBSD provide the crontab extensions found in OpenBSD
that implement -n to suppress mail on successful run and -q to suppress
logging of command execution.
The -q option appears decades old, but -n is relatively new. The
original proposal by Job Snijder can be found here , and gives very
convincing reasons for inclusion in base.
This patch is a nearly identical port of OpenBSD cron for -q and -n
features. It is written to follow existing conventions and style of the
existing codebase. I'm also not good at writing manpages but gave it my best