Hi Dave, always nice to have new members that don't have problems to whinge about
I hope Mint continues to meet all your needs in the future.
Nothing in life is perfect, but Mint comes closer than most distros (imho).
Fujitsu Lifebook AH532 Laptop. Intel i5 processor, 6Gb ram, Intel HD3000 graphics, Intel Audio/wifi. Realtek RTL8111/8168B Ethernet.Ubuntu12.10 (Unity), Mint14 (Cinnamon), Manjaro (Xfce).