patched with release 1
./configure --target=msp430 --prefix=/usr/local/src/MSP430
which produces the error message
Configuring for a i686-pc-linux-gnu host.
Invalid configuration `msp430': machine `msp430' not
Unrecognized target system name msp430.
Builds of the binutils and gdb were normal and
My system is Gentoo Linux running on an Asus A7N266-VM
motherboard, 1333MHz Athlon / 512M DDR RAM / 20G hard
Can you tell me what I am doing wrongly, please?