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I'm developing some OpenType (CFF) fonts in FontLab. Suddenly, I'm getting a strange error when I try to print samples from Illustrator CS:
"Can't print the illustration. There's a bad font used in the document."
I've looked all over the web, but I can't find any explanation as to what this error means.
The font prints fine from InDesign CS. If I save as PDF from Illustrator CS, that prints okay, too.
Certain characters seem to be causing the problem, but it's difficult to say. If I change one word to small caps, it prints. If I change a different word to small caps, it prints. But, if I change both words to small caps, I get the "bad font" error.
I've tested this on two Macs, so I know it's probably a problem with the font. But what the heck does that error mean? It would be helpful to know what kind of flaw I'm looking for.