git rev-list A^! --not B provides wrong answer if all commits in the
range A..B had the same commit times and there are more then 8 of them.
This commits fixes the logic in still_interesting function to prevent
this error.

Signed-off-by: Kacper Kornet <>
 revision.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/revision.c b/revision.c
index ef60205..cf620c6 100644
--- a/revision.c
+++ b/revision.c
@@ -709,7 +709,7 @@ static int still_interesting(struct commit_list *src, 
unsigned long date, int sl
         * Does the destination list contain entries with a date
         * before the source list? Definitely _not_ done.
-       if (date < src->item->date)
+       if (date <= src->item->date)
                return SLOP;
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