Types converting to ANSI strings.
str &key length
lpcstr &key max-length
lpstr &key max-length
str is an ANSI string.
lpcstr is a reference-pass pointer to an ANSI string.
lpstr is a reference (in/out) pointer to an ANSI string.
These types are ANSI only. Use these if you do not need the power of Unicode. Take care to interface to ANSI functions named like
FooBarA, with the
LispWorks User Guide and Reference Manual - 20 Sep 2017