[riot-notifications] [RIOT-OS/RIOT] sys/luid: provide luid_get_be(), fix documentation (#14016)
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Mon May 4 16:32:37 CEST 2020
### Contribution description
The documentation of `luid_get()` is wrong, or at least confusing.
It talks about
> an 8-bit incrementing counter value into the most significant byte
while the implementation does
((uint8_t *)buf) ^= lastused++;
Now it could be argued that the intention was that the ID is supposed to be used in Big Endian contexts and that was an omission, however to keep everyone's sanity, let's keep it simple and just state that this actually changes the LSB.
Also add a `luid_get_be()` function that does the same, but modifies the most significant bit - or the least significant one if interpreted as Big Endian.
### Testing procedure
### Issues/PRs references
This can be used directly by e.g. #13743
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-- Commit Summary --
* sys/luid: provide luid_get_be(), fix documentation
-- File Changes --
M sys/include/luid.h (19)
M sys/luid/luid.c (7)
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