I know there are many ways to do things in Magento, could someone explain to be the best approach to show an asset within a product page if the attribute set ID matches?

I have used this before for a product attribute, but do not understand how to fetch and match an attribute set ID?

<?php if ($_product->getAttributeText ('bogof') == "Yes"): ?>
<?php echo $this->getLayout()->createBlock('cms/block')->setBlockId('')->toHtml() ?>
<?php endif; ?>

Thank you


You can retrieve the attribute set ID with below code.


On a side note, retrieving a static block like that is not really best practice. Try using the layout XML

   <reference name="product.info">
      <block type="cms/block" name="bogof_block">
         <action method="setBlockId"><block_id>bogof_block</block_id></action>

and in the view.phtml for the product

if ($_product->getAttributeSetId() == 4) {

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