1) Structural authorizations(PD profiles) can be linked to position by using infotype 1017, and when the program RHPROFL0 runs these PD profiles will be assigned to the users.
2) Within a role in P_ORGINCON, we are entering the PD Profiles in field PROFL. This is another way of assigning the PD Profile to the user, by assigning the role to the user.
What is the difference between the two?
And which one is used and under what circumstances?