Several environment variables are set up automatically by the cron(8) daemon. SHELL is set to /bin/sh, PATH is set to
and LOGNAME and HOME are set from the /etc/passwd line of the crontab's owner.
I then think that /etc/crontab should set :
(I also think that /etc is no more needed in $PATH since this commit :
It would be more coherent, and also more convenient, without being more risky.
Thank you very much !
Any thoughts about this ?
Many thx !
See https://github.com/freebsd/freebsd/pull/155 for a fix.
Thank you !
Fix merged with r334909, thank you Warner Losh !
Assign to committer that resolved.
Unsure if this was eventually MFC'd to stable/11, but appears to be a good candidate.
@Warner, can we re-open this and merge it there? 
(In reply to Kubilay Kocak from comment #4)
I'd forgotten about this. MFC'd now.
MFC'd in r342103