Questions about freebsd-update

Quartz quartz at
Thu Jul 9 17:00:42 UTC 2015

So... does anyone have any ideas here? Is any of this even possible?

On 2015-07-07 8:14 PM, Quartz wrote:
> Have a couple odd situations I need to work around. I'm wondering if
> anyone can help me answer the following questions about updating:
> 1) How do I get a list of available updates for a system WITHOUT
> actually downloading anything or writing any files to disk?
> 2) How do I get freebsd-update to install only specific patches or
> updates instead of everything?
> 3) How do I (or even can I) manually download patches onto a usb drive
> and then install them onto a machine that has no internet connection?
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