There's a patch coming to DAoC, and the folks over at the Camelot Herald have posted some pre-patch preparations you can do.
> For most players, Wednesday's patch will be larger than 60 megs. For that reason, the dev team strongly encourages everyone to log onto Pendragon either today or tomorrow and download the files. Those who wait until Wednesday are going to face slow downloading times. > > Beat the rush, guys!
You can read the full news update over at the Camelot Herald.