saving my AI CS4 cmyk document out .....
save a copy...
not sure about phase: "before you save this doc out let us ask you 1001 technical questions for which you probably have no idea what the answers would be"
getting blank .pdf
view .pdf with Adobe Reader or Preview app on my mac - correct shape but no content=all white
(not that a blank white doc is intrinsically bad as it offends no one, but just not exactly what I had in mind)
You're not making sense describe the problem and tell us the steps to recreate it and tell us about your system, plug ins, recent updates computer model.
Something that we an go by, but just tell us about the problem..
As Wade said, please provide some more specific info. Do you actually have any fills and contours assigned to your object or do you perhaps confuse what yoiu see in outline mode with the final result?