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We needed to have out of stock products show for configurable products. I have managed to get this working all ok, however I have a custom attribute called fulfilment which is a select option for the products so you can set an out of stock message such Available in 7 days etc.

I need to get the attribute text in app/code/local/ModuleCompany/ModuleName/Block/Catalog/Product/View/Type.php but don't seem to be able to however I try.

Inside of getJsonConfig() method I try

    $custom_stock_attribute = Mage::getModel('catalog/product')->load($currentProduct->getId())->getAttributeText('fulfilment');

But just can't seem to get it working. So the question is how do you get attribute value of a select field from a module?

Magento Version: 1.9.2.4

  • Have you tried Mage::getModel('catalog/product')->load($currentProduct->getId())->getFulfilment(); – Kul Dec 16 '16 at 16:59
  • Yeah, have tried that too. Doesn't output anything. – Alex M Dec 16 '16 at 21:10
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Usually, I have to attach a getFrontend()->getValue() on the call for dropdowns to show up for me

See if this works:

$_product = Mage::getModel('catalog/product')->load( $currentProduct->getId() )
$_product->getResource()->getAttribute('fulfilment')->getFrontend()->getValue($_product);

Also, make sure you didn't mean fulfillment, instead of fulfilment.

  • Hey! Thanks for the reply! When I try that I just get 'No' as the output value. – Alex M Dec 16 '16 at 20:58

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