[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #14875: Apperance Menu Not Showing Up

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Wed Sep 15 01:01:20 UTC 2010

#14875: Apperance Menu Not Showing Up
 Reporter:  tmoorewp        |       Owner:                   
     Type:  defect (bug)    |      Status:  new              
 Priority:  normal          |   Milestone:  Awaiting Review  
Component:  Administration  |     Version:  3.0.1            
 Severity:  normal          |    Keywords:  reporter-feedback
Changes (by nacin):

  * keywords:  => reporter-feedback
  * severity:  critical => normal


 Two potential issues here.

 For custom panels, you may be using edit_themes. This is the incorrect
 cap, because that applies to file modifications, which are blocked by
 default on multisite at the capability level. The correct cap, prior to
 3.0, would be switch_themes. As of 3.0, that cap would be

 That takes me to the second issue, for core panels. These now use
 edit_theme_options. If you are using custom role definitions or bypassing
 the database with `$wp_user_roles`, then you need to add
 edit_theme_options to those roles.

Ticket URL: <http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/14875#comment:2>
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