Skip to Content
author's profile photo Former Member
Former Member

0TCAIFAREA and 0INFOPROV

Hi,

I have a question about 0TCAIFAREA and 0INFOPROV.

According to a document stored in 'SDN Library',

there is a direction 'Add 0TCAIFAREA as an external hierarchy characteristic to 0INFOPROV' as a preparation

before migration into new analysis autorization from

old authorization objects.

What is this setting for?

In which situation, is this setting necessary?

Best regards,

Kaito Hosoyamada

Add a comment
10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

Related questions

1 Answer

  • Best Answer
    Posted on Aug 08, 2006 at 09:35 AM

    Hi Kaito,

    The InfoArea (0TCAIFAREA) is acting as a external hierarchy to the InfoProviders (0TCAIRPOV), and can hence be used to authorize whole InfoAreas.

    Cheers

    SAP NetWeaver BI Organisation

    PS: If I should make a statement about the recommendation in the SDN paper, please provide link or access path in SDN.

    Add a comment
    10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

    • Former Member Former Member

      Hi,

      I have a similar problem that might be the same issue as this.

      I our company have they built Multiproviders with no naming convention hence I need to build Analysis authorization based on 0TCAIFAREA but I can not get this to work.

      In RSD1 is 0TCAIFAREA is set to be Authorization relevant and added as an external hierarchy characteristic to 0INFOPROV but still is 0TCAIFAREA not checked when running a reports, only 0TCAIPROV. I don't want to maintain the analysis authorization every time the BI team develop new Info Providers to add new values.

      Has this fact that 0TCAIFAREA is not checked even if it is authorization relevant to do with the Viritual Hierarchy? If so can this be fixed by running the method you suggest CL_RRHI_VIRT_INFOAREAHIER=>CREATE_DIRECTORY_ENTRY?

      If this method will fix my problem how is this the executed? Is there any decription of which steps I need to do in order to get this right that I can use?

      We run SAP BI 7.0 SP15

      Thanks in advance!

      Stefan J Persson

      Edited by: Stefan J Persson on Jun 19, 2008 9:21 AM

Before answering

You should only submit an answer when you are proposing a solution to the poster's problem. If you want the poster to clarify the question or provide more information, please leave a comment instead, requesting additional details. When answering, please include specifics, such as step-by-step instructions, context for the solution, and links to useful resources. Also, please make sure that you answer complies with our Rules of Engagement.
You must be Logged in to submit an answer.

Up to 10 attachments (including images) can be used with a maximum of 1.0 MB each and 10.5 MB total.